Jennie Baek 

Jennie Baek

Toronto
Brookfield Place, Suite 4400
181 Bay Street
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2T3

t: 416.865.7275
e: jennie.baek@mcmillan.ca

overview

Jennie is a member of the Capital Markets and M&A Group in McMillan’s Toronto office. She practises corporate and securities law, with an emphasis on the investment management industry. Jennie’s practice encompasses a wide variety of corporate and securities law matters, including the formation, structuring, management, and distribution of public and private investment funds and other investment products; registration and compliance matters; regulatory matters; corporate governance and reporting obligations; public and private financings; stock exchange listings; share and asset transactions; mergers and acquisitions: and corporate re-organizations and other corporate transactions.

Prior to joining McMillan, Jennie worked as in-house counsel at a leading investment fund company and practised law at a prominent Toronto law firm.

Jennie was one of three medalists upon graduation from Queen’s University Law School. She also obtained a certificate in international law from the Queen’s University International Study Centre in England and received a fellowship to study at the University of Toronto Law School where she received her Master of Laws degree.

Presentations

Publications

Regulatory Alert: Canadian Securities Administrators Publish Blanket Relief Order Relaxing Filing Deadlines for Market Participants

News

McMillan LLP Announces Further Growth of its Korea Practice Group

Education

  • University of Toronto, LL.M. - 2007
  • Queen's University, LL.B. - 2006

Year Of Call

  • Called to the Ontario bar - 2008

Practices

acquisitions and divestitures
business law
capital markets
corporate finance
corporate governance
investment funds and asset management
mergers and acquisitions
private equity
regulatory compliance
South Korea

Industries

private equity funds
investment dealers
investments
private equity - buyouts & venture capital investment

Directorships and Professional Associations

  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • The Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC), Legal and Compliance Issues Working Group (Former participant)

Awards & Rankings

  • Medal in Law – Third Highest Standing (Queen’s University Law School, 2006)
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Jennie is a member of the Capital Markets and M&A Group in McMillan’s Toronto office. She practises corporate and securities law, with an emphasis on the investment management industry. Jennie’s practice encompasses a wide variety of corporate and securities law matters, including the formation, structuring, management, and distribution of public and private investment funds and other investment products; registration and compliance matters; regulatory matters; corporate governance and reporting obligations; public and private financings; stock exchange listings; share and asset transactions; mergers and acquisitions: and corporate re-organizations and other corporate transactions.

Prior to joining McMillan, Jennie worked as in-house counsel at a leading investment fund company and practised law at a prominent Toronto law firm.

Jennie was one of three medalists upon graduation from Queen’s University Law School. She also obtained a certificate in international law from the Queen’s University International Study Centre in England and received a fellowship to study at the University of Toronto Law School where she received her Master of Laws degree.